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Page 76 - A Text-Book of Nursing, FOR THE USE OF TRAINING SCHOOLS, FAMILIES, AND PRIVATE STUDENTS.
Page 203 - The thirteenth annual meeting of the Conference of State and Provincial Boards of Health of North America will be held in Detroit, Michigan, August 9, 10 and n, 1898.
Page 527 - The remainder of the written exercise consists in examination on the various branches of medicine, surgery, and hygiene. The oral examination includes subjects of preliminary education, history, literature, and natural sciences. The clinical examination is conducted at a hospital and, when practicable, candidates are required to perform surgical operations on a cadaver. Successful candidates will be numbered according to their attainments on examination, and will be commissioned in the same order...
Page 527 - The examinations are chiefly in writing and begin with a short autobiography of the candidate. The remainder of the written exercise consists in examination in the various branches of medicine, surgery and hygiene.
Page 527 - After five years' service, assistant surgeons are entitled to examination for promotion to the grade of passed assistant surgeon. Promotion to the grade of surgeon is made according to seniority, and after due examination as vacancies occur in that grade. Assistant surgeons receive sixteen hundred dollars, passed assistant surgeons, two thousand dollars, and surgeons, twenty-five hundred dollars a year.
Page 527 - Candidates must be between 22 and 30 years of age, graduates of a reputable medical college, and must furnish testimonials from responsible persons as to their professional and moral character. The following is the usual order of the examinations: 1, physical; 2, oral; 3, written; 4, clinical.